Animal venom studies: Current benefits and future developments.

@article{Utkin2015AnimalVS,
  title={Animal venom studies: Current benefits and future developments.},
  author={Yuri N Utkin},
  journal={World journal of biological chemistry},
  year={2015},
  volume={6 2},
  pages={28-33}
}
Poisonous organisms are represented in many taxa, including kingdom Animalia. During evolution, animals have developed special organs for production and injection of venoms. Animal venoms are complex mixtures, compositions of which depend on species producing venom. The most known and studied poisonous terrestrial animals are snakes, scorpions and spiders. Among marine animals, these are jellyfishes, anemones and cone snails. The toxic substances in the venom of these animals are mainly of… CONTINUE READING
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